方便

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.
便

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin fāngbiàn  →  fāngbian (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄈㄤ ㄅㄧㄢˋ  →  ㄈㄤ ㄅㄧㄢ˙ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /fɑŋ⁵⁵ pi̯ɛn⁵¹/  →  /fɑŋ⁵⁵ b̥i̯ɛn²/
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AdjectiveEdit

方便 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin fāngbiàn)

  1. convenient
  2. suitable
  3. (euphemism) to have extra money; to have money to spare

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

方便 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin fāngbiàn)

  1. to make convenient; to provide convenience; to make things easy for people
  2. (euphemism) to use the toilet/bathroom
    方便一下
    wǒ xiǎng qù fāngbiàn yīxià
    I'd like to go to the bathroom.

Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.
便

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ hɔŋ˧˧pɪɛn˧˧ ]

AdjectiveEdit

方便 (traditional and simplified, POJ hong-piān)

  1. convenient
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 18:43